Irish Charolais Cattle Society

Charolais heifer makes €10,200 at Kilvilcorris sale

Charolais heifer makes €10,200 at Kilvilcorris sale

The Kilvilcorris Charolais herd hosted its first ‘production sale’ of pedigree-registered Charolais heifers at Tullamore Mart, Co. Offaly on Friday,...

September 14, 2021

Charolais ‘production sale’ at Tullamore Mart this Friday

Charolais ‘production sale’ at Tullamore Mart this Friday

Located in mid-Tipperary, the Kilvilcorris Charolais herd is set to host its first ‘production sale’ of pedigree-registered Charolais heifers at...

September 9, 2021

€8,000 tops sale of Charolais bulls in Tullamore

€8,000 tops sale of Charolais bulls in Tullamore

On Saturday, April 24, a sale of pedigree Charolais bulls was held in Tullamore Mart organised through the Irish Charolais...

April 27, 2021

Premier Charolais heifers topped at €8,000

Premier Charolais heifers topped at €8,000

Following on from the success of the elite heifer sale last November, it was a great time for selling heifers...

March 25, 2021

Bulls average close to €4,500 at Charolais premier sale

Bulls average close to €4,500 at Charolais premier sale

The Irish Charolais Cattle Society hosted its premier sale on Saturday (March 19) at Elphin Mart. It was a sale...

March 23, 2021

Charolais bulls topped at €7,100 – but mart guidelines cause ‘frustration’

Charolais bulls topped at €7,100 – but mart guidelines cause ‘frustration’

The first sale of 2021 hosted by the Irish Charolais Cattle Society was held on Saturday (February 26) in Tullamore...

March 2, 2021

Changes to bull fertility insurance – breed societies face difficulty

Changes to bull fertility insurance – breed societies face difficulty

The story of Brexit is something that will remain in the minds of many for years to come. With the...

February 24, 2021

Cracking trade for Charolais bulls in Elphin Mart

Cracking trade for Charolais bulls in Elphin Mart

In what is the highlight sale for pedigree Charolais breeders every year, the Irish Charolais Cattle Society hosted its annual...

December 9, 2020

Elite Charolais Heifer sale creates history

Elite Charolais Heifer sale creates history

The ‘Elite Charolais Heifer Sale’ was a fitting title, certainly after reviewing the prices achieved by pedigree females last Saturday...

November 18, 2020

Roaring trade for Charolais bulls as sale tops €7,500

Roaring trade for Charolais bulls as sale tops €7,500

The Irish Charolais Cattle Society hosted its November sale of pedigree registered bulls on Saturday (November 7) in Tullamore Mart....

November 11, 2020

Longford man elected president of Irish Charolais Cattle Society

Longford man elected president of Irish Charolais Cattle Society

Longford native Noel McGoldrick has been elected president of the Irish Charolais Cattle Society. McGoldrick owns the Cloonohill Pedigree Charolais...

May 20, 2019

Farm organisations called upon to support ‘Beef Plan 2018-2025’

Farm organisations called upon to support ‘Beef Plan 2018-2025’

All farm organisations have been called upon to support a new beef plan – titled ‘Beef Plan 2018-2025’ – which was...

October 15, 2018

Irish man elected president of the Charolais International Congress

Irish man elected president of the Charolais International Congress

An Irish man, Kevin Maguire, was recently elected as the president of the Charolais International Congress in Sweden. Maguire –...

July 10, 2018

2 beef breed societies pull out of ICBF programme

2 beef breed societies pull out of ICBF programme

Two beef breed societies have confirmed to AgriLand that they are pulling out of the Beef Gene Ireland Maternal Progeny Test...

June 29, 2018

‘Euro-Star Indexes should not be linked to BDGP’ – Pedigree breeders

‘Euro-Star Indexes should not be linked to BDGP’ – Pedigree breeders

Euro-Star Indexes should not be linked to a scheme such as the Beef Data and Genomics Programme (BDGP), according to the...

May 24, 2018

Irish Charolais Cattle Society steps into the ring with ICBF

Irish Charolais Cattle Society steps into the ring with ICBF

This evening (Tuesday, May 22) the Beef Data and Genomics Programme (BDGP) was discussed at length during a meeting of...

May 22, 2018

‘Suckler farmers would be better off not in BDGP at all’ – mart manager

‘Suckler farmers would be better off not in BDGP at all’ – mart manager

If suckler beef was marketed as a “premium product” the sector wouldn’t be “forced to beg” the Government for the...

May 21, 2018

Charolais breeders set to flock to Roscommon for National Show

Charolais breeders set to flock to Roscommon for National Show

Hundreds of Charolais breeders are expected to flock to Roscommon this weekend for the Irish Charolais Cattle Society’s National Show...

September 10, 2016